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15 Dec 2016
3:59 pm

Two dead, several others injured in Joburg truck, taxi collision


A child and a woman died and several people injured during a collision between a taxi and a truck on the K43 N12 West near Lenasia on Thursday, ER24 said.

Joburg truck and taxi collide left two dead and several others injured in K43 N12 West near Lenasia. Photo Credit: ER24

ER24 in statement said: “ER24, as well as other services, attended to the incident and found the overturned taxi laying on the side of the road and the truck was laying on its side.”

“Sadly there was nothing that could be done for a woman who was found laying in the taxi and a child who was found laying near the taxi, they were both declared dead.”

All other patents, believed to number about 15, were treated for various injuries ranging from minor to critical, and transported to hospital for further treatment.

Authorities were on the scene to investigate.

– African News Agency (ANA)